How do we handle version control for ongoing development of a block-based website? I’m not actually sure, but I’m outlining a few thoughts/goals as I think about the workflow here.
The Create Block Theme plugin has been a go-to-feature for the creation of block themes, akin to a Swiss knife. This tutorial walks block theme developers through how to use[…]
Moog is one of the latest free block themes to be released on WordPress.org. It features a minimal and bold layout with a responsive, masonry style grid on the homepage.[…]
The Ollie block theme, created by Mike McAlister and Patrick Posner, now has a companion plugin available called Ollie Dash. The theme made headlines earlier this month after a contentious[…]
Over the past several weeks, we’ve been working through the review to get this theme approved at WordPress.org. And as of this morning, Ollie is now available o
Mike McAlister, creator of the free Ollie theme, will be dropping the innovative onboarding features from the theme in favor of putting them into a separate plugin after facing pushback[…]
New to WordPress theme development? You may be wondering how to build a block theme. Learn how block themes are coded in this article.
These days, instead of style.css and functions.php, there is a new central file for block themes: theme.json. Plus, instead of CSS and PHP, you need to be familiar with a[…]
The Style Book is the new one-stop Global Style feature of the Site Editor that allows you to add all global or per-block design elements with a live preview window.[…]
How to create custom template part areas to create a nicer user experience in WordPress block themes.
On the podcast today we have Mike McAlister, and he’s here today to talk about his experiences creating a block-based theme. Mike is a veteran product developer and designer in[…]
On May 25, 2023, a Hallway Hangout was held to discuss ways to curate the Editor experience in WordPress, […]
Foodie Blocks is our first food blog block theme. Explore all the advantages the WordPress Site Editor has to offer to food bloggers.
The WordPress Themes Directory is now hosting more than 300 block themes, a milestone for the dedicated theme developers who have persevered through the growing pains and evolution of block[…]